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Grace Erwin Jenkins genealogy research files

circa 1870-1952, 2 linear feet

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This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Historical Society of Montgomery County. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in our reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

Summary Information

Repository:
Historical Society of Montgomery County
Creator:
Jenkins, Grace Erwin
Title:
Grace Erwin Jenkins genealogy research files
Date:
circa 1870-1952
Call Number:
28
Extent:
2 Linear feet
General Physical Description note:
1 box
Language:
English
Abstract:
Grace Erwin Jenkins was a resident of Media, Pennsylvania and an avid genealogist. The Grace Erwin Jenkins genealogical research files, 1870-1952, is comprised of genealogical research and primary materials gathered by Jenkins.
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Biography/History

Grace Erwin Jenkins was a resident of Media, Pennsylvania and an avid genealogist.

Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of genealogical research on the Erwin and Jenkins families. There is a large number of photographs (including tintypes) of family members, mostly identified. The collection also contains family member data sheets, newspaper clippings, correspondence, and postcards.

There are box level inventories available onsite for this collection.

Administrative Information

Publication Information

Historical Society of Montgomery County

Finding Aid Author

Finding aid prepared by Celia Caust-Ellenbogen and Michael Gubicza through the Historical Society of Pennsylvania's Hidden Collections Initiative for Pennsylvania Small Archival Repositories

Sponsor

This preliminary finding aid was created as part of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania's Hidden Collections Initiative for Pennsylvania Small Archival Repositories. The HCI-PSAR project was made possible by a grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Access Restrictions

Contact Historical Society of Montgomery County for information about accessing this collection.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Gift of Grace Erwin Jenkins (Media, Pa.), Sept. 1966 (accession #11199).

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Controlled Access Headings

Family Name(s)
  • Erwin family
  • Jenkins family
Geographic Name(s)
  • Delaware County (Pa.)
  • Media (Pa.)
  • Montgomery County (Pa.)
Subject(s)
  • Genealogy

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